Walter E. Powell

Walter Eugene Powell ( born April 25, 1931 in Hamilton, Ohio ) is an American politician of the Republican Party. From 1971 to 1975 he was a member of the House of Representatives of the United States for the 8th and 24th Congressional District of the State of Ohio.


Walter Eugene Powell was born in Hamilton. In 1956 he became town clerk of Fairfield. In 1958 he was elected to the City Council of Fairfield. He was elected in 1960 in the House of Representatives from Ohio, he was re-elected in 1962 and 1964. From 1967 to 1971 he sat in the state Senate.

Directly following his seat on the state Senate Powell was as a representative of the 24th district of Ohio in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC sent. There he sat until 1975. During the period from 1973 to 1975, he represented the 8th district at the same time. After retiring from Congress, he settled in Middletown, where he still lives today.